Written by ApenrarApril 23, 2011 The rise of the unemployable underclass | Felix Salmon Interesting read for cert. the link to edu level and employment is also telling. I guess I am the exception that proves the rule. 🙂 The rise of the unemployable underclass | Felix Salmon. Share this:TweetLike this:Like Loading... Related One thought on “The rise of the unemployable underclass | Felix Salmon” Okay, so if 300,000 females are unemployed vs. The 1,000,000 males- I have to think of the analysis and what that means to and about me as a female. I’m pretty sure that my education isn’t a factor. Even though I was a mere Sr thesis away from my undergrad, my employers don’t know that, they all think I have that piece of paper. Does that statistic mean that females are more willing to take menial jobs- since I’m working as a waitress even though I’m 7 credits away from a BA and have 18 years experience in my field? Does it mean that so few women were working in 1980/82 that statistically the numbers are flawed? Or are more women working because of affirmative action? Because we were somehow more valuable? Because we held the lowest paying positions therefore didn’t need to be cut away as the “fat” of an operation? I’d like to see where the numbers and where those conclusions were drawn. LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.